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West Beirut, Hamra Area

Beirut, Lebanon
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hamra street is the hub of all, shopping, clubbing, pubing, good restaurants, coffee shops, bars with different themes and music clubs that are very very good

Thank azzad2017
Reviewed 12 April 2017

It is a nice area to shop and set in some restaurants and cafes. It is a crowded area with locals and tourists. In the summer it is quiet hot, so I recommend you to go in the afternoon or night.

Thank Sawsan A
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Even Hamra is situated in a Western Beirut that is a Muslim area it doesn't look as a Muslim district at all. I should say that Hamra is a real face of the city where all the cultures have mixed and something extraordinary has appeared....More

Thank KirillIvanov
Reviewed 24 February 2017

The my prefer Area and street , there many cafes and good restaurants and snacks and pups and many shops .

Thank Walid I
Reviewed 29 January 2017

This is a superb area for bars and restaurants. It is a cosmopolitan, multi faith district that has a great atmosphere

Thank victortwoone
Reviewed 4 January 2017

The Hamra area of west Beirut still shows evidence of the war in buildings that are just shells. While the shopping strip of Hamra Street is great the area is awash with beggars and this does lower the tone of the area.

Thank Tony W
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Previously the coolest boulevard in the Middle East, now rather run down with questionable shops and a lot of beggars and some Syrian shops.

Thank karld535
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Great place to walk around and get a flavour of the city. Something for everyone and at all price points. Try walking as that's the way to find the hidden spots and the charm.

Thank PavRao
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Lots of history and full of culture and educational buildings/schools and shopping. A very trendy and busy place...but it's the historical aspect that really moves you here.

Thank fairie1960
Reviewed 28 July 2016

To me Hamra is an overview of Lebanon in terms of everything, you can find Muslims, Christians, atheist, burger, hummus and even of course sushi. the bars, the pubs, the best universities in the regional AUB and LAU. shopping, banks, business, churches and mosques: this...More

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